Would you have Enlarged spleen (Splenomegaly) when you have Myelodysplastic syndrome?
Summary: Enlarged spleen is found among people with Myelodysplastic syndrome, especially people who are male, 60+ old, also have Iron overload, and take medication Exjade.
We study 103 people who have Enlarged spleen (Splenomegaly) and Myelodysplastic syndrome from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Myelodysplastic syndrome (a group of conditions that occur when the blood-forming cells in the bone marrow are damaged) (latest reports from 18,215 Myelodysplastic Syndrome patients)
Enlarged spleen (enlargement of spleen) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, hiv infection, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, hepatitis c. (latest reports from 6,147 Enlarged spleen patients)
On Apr, 27, 2015: 103 people who have myelodysplastic syndrome and Enlarged Spleen are studied.
Gender of people who have myelodysplastic syndrome and experienced Enlarged spleen * :
|Enlarged spleen||36.36%||63.64% |
Age of people who have myelodysplastic syndrome and experienced Enlarged spleen * :
|Enlarged spleen||1.92%||0.00%||0.96%||0.00%||0.00%||0.96%||15.38%||80.77% |
Severity of the symptom * :
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Iron overload (8 people, 7.77%)
- Pain (6 people, 5.83%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 4.85%)
- Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (5 people, 4.85%)
- Hyperuricaemia (3 people, 2.91%)
- Prophylaxis (3 people, 2.91%)
- Dyspepsia (3 people, 2.91%)
- Clostridial infection (3 people, 2.91%)
- Diarrhoea (3 people, 2.91%)
- Hypokalaemia (3 people, 2.91%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Exjade (41 people, 39.81%)
- Revlimid (28 people, 27.18%)
- Neupogen (21 people, 20.39%)
- Thalomid (16 people, 15.53%)
- Aranesp (15 people, 14.56%)
- Allopurinol (14 people, 13.59%)
- Aspirin (14 people, 13.59%)
- Lasix (13 people, 12.62%)
- Acyclovir (11 people, 10.68%)
- Hydrea (11 people, 10.68%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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